Optimization, Control, and Games (selected):
- S. D. Patek and D. P.
Bertsekas, “Stochastic Shortest Path Games,” SIAM Journal on Control and
Optimization, 37(3):804-824, 1999
- S. D. Patek. “On
Terminating Markov Decision Processes with a Risk Averse Objective
Function.” Automatica, 37(9):1379–1386,
- E. Campos-Nanez and S. D. Patek. “Dynamically
Identifying Regenerative Cycles in Simulation-Based Optimization
Algorithms for Markov Chains.” IEEE Trans Automatic Control, 49(6):1022–1025, 2004.
- S. D. Patek. “Policy iteration type algorithms
for recurrent state Markov decision processes.” Computers and Operations Research,
- S. D. Patek. “Partially
Observed Stochastic Shortest Path Problems with Approximate Solution by
Neuro-Dynamic Programming. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and
Cybernetics Part A, 37(9):710-720, 2007.
Garcia, S. D. Patek, and K. Sinha, “A Decentralized Approach for
Discrete Optimization via Simulation: Application to Network Flow,” Operations
Research, 55(4):717-732, 2007.
D. Patek, P. A. Beling, and Y. Zhao, “Natural Solutions for a Class of
Symmetric Games,” Game Theoretic and Decision Theoretic Agents, AAAI
Spring Symposium Technical Report SS-07-02, pp. 47-53, 2007.
Zhao, S. D. Patek, and P. A. Beling, “Decentralized Bayesian Search
using Approximate Dynamic Programming Methods,” IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man,
and Cybernetics, 38(4):970-975, 2008.
Technology and Health Systems Models (selected):
D. Patek, M. Breton, C. Dalla Man, C. Cobelli, B. Kovatchev, “Adaptive
Meal Detection Algorithm for Enhancing Closed-Loop Control in Type 1
Diabetes,” abstract in the Diabetes Technology Meeting, 2007.
D. Patek, M. Breton, Y. Chen, C. Solomon, and B. P. Kovatchev, “Linear
Quadratic Gaussian-Based Closed-Loop Control of Type 1 Diabetes,” Journal of
Diabetes Science Technology, 1(6):834-841,
Kovatchev, M. Breton, S. Patek, C. Cobelli, “In Silico Testing and In
Vivo Experiments with Closed Loop Control of Blood Glucose in Diabetes,”
World Congress, 2008.
Magni, D. M. Raimondo, C. Dalla Man, M. Breton, S. Patek, G. De Nicolao,
C. Cobelli, B. P. Kovatchev, “Evaluating the Efficacy of Closed-Loop
Glucose Regulation via Control Variability Grid Analysis,” Journal of
Diabetes Science and Technology, 2(4):630-635,
D. Patek, M. Breton, B. P, Kovatchev, “Rollout Policies for Control of
Blood Glucose,” Extended abstract in the Latin-Ibero American Congress on Operations
Research (CLAIO), 2008.
D. Patek, J. M. Carrier, T. W. Huguenor, O. Sener, T. J. Wu, “An Agent
Model of CGM Adoption,” Abstract in the Diabetes Technology Meeting, 2008.
D. Patek, B. W. Bequette, M. Breton, B. A. Buckingham, E. Dassau, F. J.
Doyle III, J. Lum, L. Magni, and H. Zisser, “In Silico Preclinical
Trials: Methodology and Engineering Guide to Closed-Loop Control in
of Diabetes Science and Technology, 3(2):269-282,
Tipan Verella and S. D. Patek, “Toward and Agent-Based Patient-Physician
Model for the Adoption of Continuous Glucose Monitoring Technology,” Journal of
Diabetes Science and Technology, 3(2):345-352,
D. Patek, C. Hughes, M. Breton, and B. P. Kovatchev, “Anticipating Meals
with Behavioral Profiles: Towards Stochastic Model Predictive Control of
T1DM,” MCBMS 2009, Seventh IFAC Symposium on Biological and Medical
Systems, Aalborg, Denmark, August 2009.
L. Clarke, S. Anderson, M. Breton, S. Patek, L. Kashmer, and B.
Kovatchev, “Closed-Loop Artificial Pancreas Using Subcutaneous Glucose
Sensing and Insulin Delivery, and a Model-Predictive Control Algorithm:
The Virginia Experience,” Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology,
Kovatchev, S. Patek, E. Dassau, F. J. Foyle III, L. Magni, D. De
Nicolao, and C. Cobelli,
“Control to Range for Diabetes: Functionality and Modular
Architecture,” Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology, 3(5):1058-1065, 2009.
Traffic Engineering (selected):
- S. D. Patek and E. Campos-Nanez.
“Pricing of Dialup Services: an Example of Congestion-Dependent Pricing
in the Internet.” In Proc. IEEE Conf. Decision and Control (CDC 2000),
pp. 2296–2301, 2000.
D. Patek, R. Venkateswaran, and J. Liebeherr. “Simple Alternate Routing
for Differentiated Services Networks.” Computer Networks, 37(3-4):447–466, November 2001.
Wang, S. Patek, H. Wang, and J. Liebeherr. “Traffic engineering with
AIMD in MPLS networks.” In Proceedings of PfHSN 2002, Lecture Notes
in Computer Science Vol. 2334, pp. 192–210. Springer-Verlag, Dec.
- E. Campos-Nanez and S.
D. Patek. “On-line Tuning of Prices for Network Services.” In Proceedings
of INFOCOM 2003, San Francisco, April 2003.
Liebeherr, S. D. Patek, and A. Burchard. “Statistical Per-Flow Service Bounds
in a Network with Aggregate Provisioning.” In Proceedings of IEEE INFOCOM 2003,
San Francisco, April 2003.
D. Patek, J. Liebeherr, and E. Yilmaz. Tradeoffs in Designing Networks
with End-to-End Statistical QoS Guarantees. Telecommunications Systems, 23(1):9–34, June 2003.
J. Liebeherr, and S.D. Patek, “A Min-Plus Calculus for End-to-End
Statistical Service Guarantees,” IEEE Transactions on Information Theory,
Zhu and S. D. Patek, “A Distributed, Utility-Based Architecture for Task
Assignment in Tactical WSNs,” International Workshop on Wireless Sensor
Network Architecture (WWSNA), in ACM SIGBED Review, pp. 43-48, 2007.
W. Lee, E. J. Bass, S. D. Patek, and J. A. Boyd, “A Traffic Engineering
Model for Air Taxi Services,” Transportation Research E: The Logistics and
Transportation Review, 44:1139-1161, 2008.
Zhu and S. D. Patek, “Evaluation of Overlay-Based Data Dissemination
over Wireless Sensor Networks,” Proceedings of MILCOM 2008.
Yang and S. D. Patek, “Path Selection Based on Service Curve Measurement
in MANETs” IEEE WCNC 2009, Budapest, April 2009.